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Interim Head of Sourcing

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Procurement & Supply Chain UK, Public Sector
  • Contact: Ben Whyatt
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  • Duration: 3-6 Months
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 16 September 2021
  • Job Ref: JO0000009637_1629190087

Cedar are supporting a Private Sector organisation who are on the look for an Interim Head of Sourcing. This is an interim role that will run for 3-6 months and will be home based with occasional on site presence required (expenses will be covered). The role is INSIDE IR35 with a day rate of up to £400 on offer.

The Interim Head of Sourcing will lead, develop, and drive a high-performance team environment within the sourcing function, ensuring customer satisfaction and adherence to best practise and compliance policies. The role holder will pro-actively manage the resourcing and quality aspects of the sourcing team's delivery, ensuring SLAs are met and that the sourcing service is industry leading, effective and delivers cost savings and value for clients.

Candidates applying MUST HAVE experience which covers:

  • experience managing a team
  • understanding of Public Sector Procurement i.e. OJEU and PCR2015 is required
  • experience working in a role which covers Sourcing, Procurement, Project Management in the Public Sector would be advantageous